13 September 2021 COVID -Pass

Any person participating in our watch experience (Manufacture tours, workshop & initiation) must meet the following conditions: Present a Covid certificate: the vaccination passport or proof of a negative PCR (not older than 72 hours) or rapid antigen test (not older than 48 hours)

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Make your own watch Neuchâtel

Workshop at “Le Centre Horloger”

Guided by a master watchmaker, you’ll learn all the necessary techniques to assemble your own pocket or wristwatch... and take it home with you!

What the activity involves

During this unique experience at the watchmaker’s workbench, you’ll assemble the watch of your choice, selected from a wide range of models. Your instructor, a watchmaker and teacher at the École technique du Locle, will share their expertise and enthusiasm, along with some interesting anecdotes about their professional experience at the heart of High Watchmaking.


Route des Draizes 5, 2000 Neuchâtel

Opening hours

Reservation required


Between 3 and 5 hours


Assemble your own wristwatch :

Automatic Chronograph watch : CHF 2’615.- per person
Skeleton watch – anthracite movement : CHF 1’850.- per person
Skeleton watch – rhodium movement: CHF 1’850.- per person
Wristwatch “”Choisi”” (swiss brand) : CHF 1’550.- per person
Automatic watch with Swarovski: CHF 1’385.- per person
Standard automatic watch: CHF 1’310.- per person
Pocket watch: CHF 1’250.- per person

Additional option: you can assemble the complete movement (only wi manual movement)

1 person: + CHF 400.-
2 persons: + CHF 300.- per person
3 and 4 persons: + CHF 270.- per person
Duration: 1 extra hour
Possibility to purchase a box : CHF 19.- to 30.-

Personalized engraving on a component of the movement : CHF 10.-

Number of persons

1 to 4 persons

Minimum age

16 years old


fr (de / en with translater : price supplement of CHF 200.-)

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